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From Hennie Potgieter <pbhj.potgie...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: And idea for OOo
Date Sat, 31 Mar 2012 12:31:17 GMT
Please cancel all emails to me.
Tkanks

On Sat, Mar 31, 2012 at 1:55 PM, Rob Weir <robweir@apache.org> wrote:

> On Sat, Mar 31, 2012 at 12:56 AM, Larry Gusaas <larry.gusaas@gmail.com
> >wrote:
>
> >
> > On 2012-03-30 10:16 PM  Rob Weir wrote:
> >
> >> On Sat, Mar 31, 2012 at 12:09 AM, Larry Gusaas<larry.gusaas@gmail.com
> >**
> >> wrote:
> >>
> >>> Quit trying to weasel out of admitting you made an erroneous statement.
> >>>
> >>> Having a Windows only statement means the point #1 is not done and not
> >>> available for all platforms. Your statement indicates you don't care
> >>> about
> >>> Mac or Linux users. Of course, you do work for IBM.
> >>>
> >> Take a chill pill Larry.  I gave just one example.  I could have easily
> >> given another one, any of these, that are cross platform and allows
> cloud
> >> storage of documents:
> >>
> >> http://extensions.services.**openoffice.org/en/project/**ooo2gd<
> http://extensions.services.openoffice.org/en/project/ooo2gd>
> >>
> >> http://extensions.services.**openoffice.org/en/project/**smartcloud<
> http://extensions.services.openoffice.org/en/project/smartcloud>
> >>
> >> http://extensions.services.**openoffice.org/en/project/**
> >> alfrescoconnector<
> http://extensions.services.openoffice.org/en/project/alfrescoconnector>
> >>
> >
> > Good. You finally gave an useful response. Why didn't you do so in your
> > first response to me?
> >
> >
> >
> I was not responding to you. i was responding to Cody Miller who asked the
> original question.
>
>
>
> >  The fact remains that you are merely being argumentative, and have
> nothing
> >> to offer to this conversation.
> >>
> >
> > No I wasn't. I finally get an useful response to my original post. And
> > still you belittle me for pointing out the inadequacies of your original
> > post.
> >
> >
> Again, yours was not the original post.  It was Cody's.
>
> Imagine we changed the topic slightly:
>
> Cody:  I have a really great idea.  How about a machine that flies through
> the air and carries people from one city to another?
>
> Rob:  It is easy, and in fact is already done, via airplanes.  For example,
> this airplane: www.lufthansa.com
>
> Larry: It is not already done.  I checked the Lufthansa website and they do
> not fly to my city.  Rob, your statement was inaccurate, Quit trying to
> weasel out of admitting you made an erroneous statement.  Your statement
> indicates you don't care about small Canadian cities. Of course, you do
> work for IBM.
>
> Exactly parallel to above, but do you see how inappropriate such a response
> would be seen?
>
> The verb "to done" and its participle "done" is a very flexible word in
> English.  It has dozens of meanings listed in any good dictionary.  Its
> subtitles and idioms can vex even native English speakers.  So I have a lot
> of sympathy for how hard it must be for non-native speakers.
>
> -Rob
>
>
>
> >
> > --
> > ______________________________**___
> >
> > Larry I. Gusaas
> > Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan Canada
> > Website: http://larry-gusaas.com
> > "An artist is never ahead of his time but most people are far behind
> > theirs." - Edgard Varese
> >
> >
> >
>

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